Pamela Banks Senior Policy Counsel, Consumers Union

Pamela Banks is Senior Policy Counsel for financial services issues in Consumers Union’s Washington DC office. Consumers Union is the nonprofit organization that publishes Consumer Reports magazine. Ms. Banks specializes in federal financial services, bankruptcy and housing policy. Pam has extensive experience in the legislative and administrative branches of government and the private sector. Among her past positions she was counsel to the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, where she covered financial institutions, tax and bankruptcy issues. She also worked several years as counsel at the U.S. Treasury Department and the Federal Home Loan Bank Board.